Springfield Public Schools is Missouri’s largest school district. The district has built a reputation of academic excellence based on the outstanding performance of our students and schools. More than 25,000 students attend 35 elementary schools, an intermediate school (grades 5 – 6), nine middle schools, five high schools, Phelps Center for Gifted Education and four early childhood centers. All five of our district high schools are designated Missouri A+ Schools.
If you'd like to substitute in this district, please apply online now or call 417-986-7400 for more information.
Our Friendly Staff
We have dedicated substitute coordinators to help you through the application process, to answer your questions, and to ensure your substitute assignments are right for you. Our experienced education experts will also provide ongoing training and coaching to help you develop your skills.
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We are currently hiring substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, and other positions for these districts in Missouri: Ash Grove, Cabool, Camdenton, Clever, Conway (Laclede County), Glenwood (in West Plains), Houston, Laquey, Lebanon, Logan Rogersville, Marshfield, Neosho, Republic, Smithton, Spokane, Springfield, Waynesville, West Plains, Willard, Wright City, and Warrenton but we will be expanding to more districts! Penmac Staffing has 32 locations in 8 states. We have over 15 locations in Missouri. Visit penmac.com/locations to find the office nearest you.
Benefits for Substitutes
Full-time substitute teachers are eligible for Penmac's health and retirement benefits. Health coverage is compliant with Affordable Care Act requirements. Retirement options include a 401(k) savings plan after one year of service.
A Missouri Substitute Certificate is required. Requirements for the certificate include background check with fingerprints, Family Care Safety Registry, and an education requirement. The Missouri Department of Secondary and Elementary Education recently announced a temporary program to provide another option to meet the education requirement!
You must either:
1. Have 60 hours of any college credit
2. Complete an online training program
Click here for more details on the certification process.
Frontline Absence Management
Penmac Education Staffing uses Frontline Absence Management (formerly known as Aesop). This online interface allows you to easily specify days you're available to work, set preferences for your assignments, and it improves communication with classroom teachers through our online portal.
Click the button below to begin the application process. We'll also email you a link to the application so you can come back to finish it later.Substitute teach through Penmac Education Staffing. Click here to apply online now!